Malcolm X Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old malcolm x quotes, malcolm x sayings, and malcolm x proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.     

Malcolm X

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.     

Malcolm X

Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.     

Malcolm X

Power never takes a back step - only in the face of more power.      

Malcolm X

Anytime you find someone more successful than you are, especially when you're both engaged in the same business - you know they're doing something that you aren't.     

Malcolm X

Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.     

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I am for violence if non-violence means we continue postponing a solution to the American black man's problem just to avoid violence.     

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I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.     

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You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.     

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To me, the thing that is worse than death is betrayal. You see, I could conceive death, but I could not conceive betrayal.     

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Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.     

Malcolm X

Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.     

Malcolm X

You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.     

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America preaches integration and practices segregation.     

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Even as a Muslim minister in the Muslim movement, I have always said that I would work with any organization.     

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Sometimes you have to pick the gun up to put the Gun down.     

Malcolm X

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.     

Malcolm X

Segregation is that which is forced upon an inferior by a superior. Separation is done voluntarily by two equals.     

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We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.     

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To have once been a criminal is no disgrace. To remain a criminal is the disgrace.     

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Nonviolence is fine as long as it works.     

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I think that the best thing that a person can be is sincere.     

Malcolm X

If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.     

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You can always chase a dream but it will not count if you never catch it.     

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History is a people's memory, and without a memory, man is demoted to the lower animals.     

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Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man, you take it.     

Malcolm X

Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.     

Malcolm X

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man, you take it.     

Malcolm X

You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.     

Malcolm X

If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.     

Malcolm X